Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The 5 Ps for Emergency Pet Preparedness

We live in South Carolina and during the last five years, we've experienced four hurricanes, an average of fourteen tornadoes per year (23 in one day in April 2020), earthquakes (average of 10-15 per year below magnitude 3, and a 1000-year flood in October 2015. Luckily, none of these events have directly effected us personally, but we need to be prepared with these type of statistics! Are you prepared for both your human family and furry companions in case of an emergency?

Persian cat inside pet carrier

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Veterinary Appreciation Day™

Today is Veterinary Appreciation Day™. It continues to amaze me how much veterinarians do for our furry companions to help them stay well since our cats cannot verbally tell them what is wrong. 

vet holding persian cat

Monday, June 15, 2020

Six Tips for Keeping Cats Cool in the Summer Heat

Even though the Summer Solstice hasn't arrived yet, the heat wave is already here, especially in the South where we live! We've already had nine days in May and early June with temperatures in the 90s. Have you ever wondered how cats with furry coats keep cool or how we, as humans, can help them maintain a comfortable temperature?

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Saturday, June 6, 2020

Caturday Art

We like to take a break every once in a while from serious posts and have some fun. Today, we are participating with Caturday Art. We like to experiment with various photo editing programs to create something unique and different.
Thursday, June 4, 2020

National Hug Your Cat Day

Today is one of those days where we celebrate hugging our cats! There's nothing like picking up that bundle of purring fur to help calm the most tense of nerves. 
Paula holding persian kittens
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

2019 CWA Certificates of Excellence Winners

We are very happy to announce that we received nine (9) Certificates of Excellence from the Cat Writers' Association (CWA). 
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